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Analgesic/antihistamine/antitussive/decongestant (By mouth)

Treats fever, headache, sore throat, body aches, sneezing, runny and stuffy nose, cough, and itchy eyes caused by hay fever, colds, or flu.

Brand Name(s):

666 Cough & Cold Formula, Alka-Seltzer Plus Cold & Cough, Alka-Seltzer Plus Flu & Body Aches, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night Cold Formula, Alka-Seltzer Plus Night-Time Cold, Children's Triaminic Multi-Symptom Fever and Cold, Children's Tylenol Plus Flu, Children's Tylenol Plus Multi-Symptom Cold, Cold & Cough Medicine Plus, Comtrex Cold & Cough, Comtrex Cold & Cough Nighttime, Comtrex Nightime Cold & Cough, Contac Day/Night Cold & Flu, Contac Severe Cold & Flu, Good Neighbor Pharmacy Children's Pain Relief Plus

There may be other brand names for this medicine.

When This Medicine Should Not Be Used:

You should not use this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to acetaminophen (Tylenol®), or to any other ingredients in the medicine you are using. You should not use this medicine if you have taken medicine for depression such as a MAO inhibitor (Nardil®, Marplan®, Eldepryl®, or Parnate®) within the past 14 days. Do not give any over-the-counter (OTC) cough and cold medicine to a baby or child under 4 years old. Using these medicines in very young children might cause serious or possibly life-threatening side effects.

How to Use This Medicine:

Capsule, Long Acting Tablet, Long Acting Capsule, Liquid Filled Capsule, Tablet, Fizzy Tablet, Chewable Tablet, Liquid

If a dose is missed:

How to Store and Dispose of This Medicine:

Drugs and Foods to Avoid:

Ask your doctor or pharmacist before using any other medicine, including over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Warnings While Using This Medicine:

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine:

Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088


Last Updated: 12/12/2016

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